I believe in equality and work hard to not consciously or subconsciously discriminate against anyone. Except Finance Managers. Yes this is a passively aggressive post about finance managers because one of them just told me they have my invoice right in front of them, but refuse to pay it because they have conjured up 30 […]
It seems like we’ve forgotten why we use mail merge. Nearly 40 years ago word processing software introduced the idea to us (I say ‘us’ but I was just an eye-twinkle). It would, quite cleverly, allow us to print off a bunch of letters all saying the same thing, but with a word or two […]
I’m just back from an amazing IFC in Holland where I co-delivered a #DonorLove masterclass. We worked through the Agent of Good Donor Love Principles and showed how it oozes in to all things fundraising: DM and telephone and on-line and face-to-face and corporate and more. Attendees started constructing their new Donor Journeys. And someone […]
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Every once in a while a charity asks me if they should spend less time and money on their thank yous, because they see them as just more admin. You’ve probably heard me say this before: Thank Yous are income generators. A good thank you can get a person to give again. A good thank you […]
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